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Local Calif. School Districts Could See Bump in Per-Student Funding

For the first time in five years, local school districts could see an increase in per-student funding based on Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed state budget.

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Pa. School District Expects Bigger Tax Hike This Year

Lower Merion School District officials introduced the preliminary budget for 2013-14 at Monday night’s school board meeting, cautioning residents that this year’s tax increase is likely to be steeper than last year’s 1.99 percent increase.

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West Feliciana (La.) Schools Receive Additional Security

The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office has assigned an additional deputy to school security duties, giving each of the parish’s four schools a full-time officer on campus, the School Board learned Tuesday.

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Ind. Schools to Split Tech Grant

A collaboration between the county’s three school districts may help fulfill a goal they all share: Getting an electronic learning tool in their students’ hands.

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State to Answer Montgomery (Md.) Schools’ Proposal on Evaluations

Montgomery County Public Schools will know by Friday what changes it needs to make to its teacher and principal evaluations next school year.

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Textbooks to Tablets

For years, there’s been an ongoing discussion about the digital divide between the “haves” and the “have nots.” As technology has advanced, so has that gap, which is driving fundamental changes in how we work, learn, and live.

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An IEP for Every Student? Using Technology to Provide Truly Differentiated Instruction

Paving an individual path to success: Creating IEPs for every student with the help of technology

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Panel Backs A-to-F Grading Bill for Va. Schools

Virginia public schools will get the same kind of report cards their students take home if legislation endorsed Wednesday by a House of Delegates committee becomes law.

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Miss. Early Childhood Education Bill Gets Support From Leadership

Senate Bill 2395 provides matching funds to local early childhood education programs through school districts, private and parochial schools, private childcare centers and Head Start.

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